Figure Skating vs Ice Hockey | Who Will be Best at the Other Sport? | Sports Swap Challenge

(SPORTS SWAP) I’m Herberts Vasiljevs, Latvia, ice hockey. Herberts Vasiljevs! I love fast-paced hockey, the challenge, the competition and when a goal is scored, it’s unbelievable! (3-TIME OLYMPIAN, (TURIN 2006, VANCOUVER 2010, SOCHI 2014) I’m Valentina Marchei and I’m a figure skater from Italy. The good thing about our sport Continue Reading

Meet the Transgender NCAA Swimmer from Harvard | Identify

(IN 2016, THE INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE (RULED THAT TRANSGENDER ATHLETES COULD COMPETE (WITHOUT UNDERGOING SURGERY. (THIS POLICY MADE HISTORY IN THE SPORTS WORLD, (WELCOMING A NEW GENERATION OF ATHLETES INTO (THE OLYMPIC FAMILY. (SCHUYLER BAILAR IS AN ATHLETE ON THE MEN’S SWIMMING (AND DIVING TEAM AT HARVARD UNIVERSITY. (THIS IS Continue Reading

Polina Edmunds Spins Between University and Figure Skating at the Olympics | Day Jobs

DAY JOBS (POLINA EDMUNDS, FIGURE SKATING, STUDENT, USA) I am all about confidence, hard work. Being an athlete, it is about knowing the rewards. Knowing that I have the talent and a gift and I can share it and show people what I can do. My name is Polina Edmunds, Continue Reading

How Japan Changed Swimming Forever | The Olympics On The Record

In the early years of the 20th century, the United States owned Olympic swimming. Every Summer Games, the best Americans proved way too strong for their international rivals. Stars like Duke Kahanamoku and Tarzan actor Johnny Weissmuller were famous around the world. How could a smaller nation, without the tradition Continue Reading

Why Are The Netherlands a Speed Skating Dominant Force? | Olympics on the Record

If you’re planning a route to Olympic gold, here are some sports and nations you may wish to avoid. In women’s ice hockey, watch out for Canada. For rowing, don’t take on Britain in the men’s four. Kenya just don’t lose when it comes to the 3000m steeplechase. And nor Continue Reading

2018 Winter Olympics WARDROBE MALFUNCTION While Figure Skating In Pyeongchang | What’s Trending Now!

An unfortunate wardrobe malfunction has overshadowed the Winter Games for a pair of French ice dancers. Welcome back to What’s Trending, I’m Shira Lazar. Be sure to like this video and subscribe for more social media news daily. Gabrielle Papadakis and Guillaume Cizeron were near the beginning of their program Continue Reading

Figure Skating Stories to Watch at PyeongChang 2018 | Olympic Winter Games

Pyeongchang 2018 – the stories to watch. Figure skating. Figure skating is the most graceful sport at the Winter Olympics, matching elegance with intense concentration, pinpoint precision with spins, throws and jumps, all on blades barely wider than a fingernail. There are five disciplines in figure skating. The men’s and Continue Reading

Backstroke Swimming Lessons : Backstroke Arm Movements: On-Deck Demonstration

Hi, I’m Olga and I’m Rotem. We’re former professional swimmers and we’re here on behalf of Expert Village. Alright, so we’re going to show this stroke outside the water, the pulling portion and then we’re going to go inside the water and show you how it works in the water. Continue Reading

OLYMPIC SURPRISE | Figure skating ⭐ STAR ⭐ shocked Seoul | #CZECHTEAM

Tomas Verner surprises Korean children. As a casual citizien.

Speed Skating Stories to Watch at PyeongChang 2018 | Olympic Winter Games

Pyeongchang 2018 – stories to watch. Speed skating. Speed skating is thought to have originated in Scandinavia where natives strapped bones to their shoes so they could glide faster along frozen canals and rivers. The sport has been a part of every Winter Olympics since 1924. In Pyeongchang, competition will Continue Reading